Period
to 23 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Office 365 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Office 365 over the 6 months to 23 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Office 365 (O365)
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 78 102 187
Rank change year-on-year +24 +85 +66
Permanent jobs citing Office 365 1,163 945 756
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 3.74% 2.99% 1.86%
As % of the Cloud Services category 19.37% 21.37% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1,009 871 672
South East median annual salary £33,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.29% -6.67% -11.76%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,250 £21,775
90th Percentile £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -16.67%

Office 365 is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 6,004 4,422 4,230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.31% 13.98% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 4,962 3,704 3,537
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £72,500
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

Office 365
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Office 365 as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Office 365 in the South East

Office 365
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Office 365 in the South East.

Salary trend for Office 365 in the South East

Office 365
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Office 365 in the South East over the 6 months to 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Office 365 in the South East

Office 365
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Office 365 within the South East region over the 6 months to 23 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +10 411 £35,000 -14.11% 77
Hampshire +14 307 £31,500 -16.00% 37
Surrey +19 258 £35,000 +27.27% 37
Berkshire +3 206 £40,000 -15.79% 41
West Sussex +46 104 £30,000 - 12
Oxfordshire -26 104 £36,250 -3.33% 18
Buckinghamshire +66 102 £31,500 +3.28% 18
East Sussex +7 44 £40,000 -37.50% 5
Kent -5 31 £32,000 +1.59% 13
Middlesex +5 4 £37,500 +25.00%
Home Counties +15 3 £47,500 +46.15%
Office 365
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT jobs citing Office 365 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Office 365.

1 866 (74.46%) Windows
2 738 (63.46%) Active Directory
3 734 (63.11%) Microsoft
4 527 (45.31%) Windows Server
5 426 (36.63%) VMware
6 414 (35.60%) Microsoft Azure
7 355 (30.52%) MS Exchange
8 309 (26.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 299 (25.71%) Hyper-V
10 287 (24.68%) ITIL
11 275 (23.65%) VMware Infrastructure
12 274 (23.56%) Microsoft Office
13 261 (22.44%) SharePoint
14 245 (21.07%) Windows 10
15 243 (20.89%) Windows 7
16 235 (20.21%) Citrix
17 230 (19.78%) Firewall
18 222 (19.09%) Windows Server 2008
19 188 (16.17%) SQL Server
20 180 (15.48%) Cisco
21 172 (14.79%) Microsoft Certification
22 170 (14.62%) SCCM
23 166 (14.27%) DNS
24 159 (13.67%) SQL
25 129 (11.09%) Windows 8
26 125 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2010
27 121 (10.40%) DHCP
28 120 (10.32%) Exchange Server 2013
29 115 (9.89%) SLA
30 114 (9.80%) PowerShell

Office 365
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 355 (30.52%) MS Exchange
2 261 (22.44%) SharePoint
3 125 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 120 (10.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 65 (5.59%) Skype for Business
6 49 (4.21%) IIS
7 20 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
8 12 (1.03%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (0.86%) CMS
9 10 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
10 8 (0.69%) Apache
11 7 (0.60%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.60%) IBM Notes
12 5 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.43%) JBoss
12 5 (0.43%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.43%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
13 4 (0.34%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 274 (23.56%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (2.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 12 (1.03%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.60%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.086%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.086%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 55 (4.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
2 7 (0.60%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.17%) Visualfiles
5 1 (0.086%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (0.086%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.086%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.086%) Sage CRM
5 1 (0.086%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 414 (35.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 76 (6.53%) Amazon AWS
3 62 (5.33%) IaaS
4 52 (4.47%) Azure Active Directory
5 51 (4.39%) PaaS
6 42 (3.61%) Cloud Computing
7 38 (3.27%) SaaS
8 18 (1.55%) Mimecast
9 17 (1.46%) OneDrive
10 15 (1.29%) Yammer
11 8 (0.69%) G Suite
11 8 (0.69%) npm
12 7 (0.60%) Dynamics 365
13 4 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 3 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
15 1 (0.086%) Amazon EC2
15 1 (0.086%) Oracle Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 230 (19.78%) Firewall
2 166 (14.27%) DNS
3 121 (10.40%) DHCP
4 88 (7.57%) VPN
5 82 (7.05%) WAN
6 79 (6.79%) TCP/IP
7 77 (6.62%) LAN
8 74 (6.36%) Skype
9 52 (4.47%) VLAN
10 50 (4.30%) SAN
11 47 (4.04%) VoIP
12 40 (3.44%) Network Security
13 36 (3.10%) Remote Desktop
14 35 (3.01%) Wireless
15 28 (2.41%) Wi-Fi
16 23 (1.98%) Internet
17 17 (1.46%) IP Telephony
18 12 (1.03%) PBX
19 11 (0.95%) NAS
20 10 (0.86%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (16.17%) SQL Server
2 15 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
2 15 (1.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 13 (1.12%) SQL Server 2016
4 12 (1.03%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (0.95%) Relational Database
6 10 (0.86%) Power BI
7 9 (0.77%) Crystal Reports
8 7 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.26%) MySQL
11 2 (0.17%) Big Data
11 2 (0.17%) EDRMS
11 2 (0.17%) SQL Server 2005
12 1 (0.086%) Azure SQL Database
12 1 (0.086%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.086%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.086%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (0.86%) Visual Studio
3 8 (0.69%) gulp
4 6 (0.52%) Git (software)
4 6 (0.52%) Hudson
4 6 (0.52%) Jenkins
4 6 (0.52%) Travis CI
5 3 (0.26%) MSI
6 2 (0.17%) Bower
6 2 (0.17%) Grunt
6 2 (0.17%) Jasmine
6 2 (0.17%) JIRA
6 2 (0.17%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (0.17%) Moq
6 2 (0.17%) NUnit
6 2 (0.17%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.086%) Yeoman
General
1 71 (6.10%) Finance
2 59 (5.07%) Telecoms
3 35 (3.01%) Advertising
4 23 (1.98%) Marketing
5 19 (1.63%) Retail
6 12 (1.03%) Games
7 10 (0.86%) Manufacturing
8 8 (0.69%) Billing
8 8 (0.69%) Legal
9 7 (0.60%) Publishing
10 4 (0.34%) Law
11 3 (0.26%) Dutch Language
11 3 (0.26%) German Language
12 2 (0.17%) Banking
12 2 (0.17%) Electronics
12 2 (0.17%) French Language
12 2 (0.17%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.17%) Portuguese Language
12 2 (0.17%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.086%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 243 (20.89%) Support Engineer
2 228 (19.60%) IT Support
3 206 (17.71%) Analyst
4 144 (12.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 137 (11.78%) Support Analyst
6 135 (11.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 118 (10.15%) IT Engineer
8 91 (7.82%) Consultant
9 88 (7.57%) IT Analyst
10 81 (6.96%) IT Support Engineer
11 75 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
11 75 (6.45%) IT Support Analyst
12 72 (6.19%) 3rd Line Support
13 66 (5.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 64 (5.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 56 (4.82%) Desktop Support
16 55 (4.73%) Administrator
16 55 (4.73%) Architect
16 55 (4.73%) Windows Engineer
17 51 (4.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (3.78%) .NET
2 32 (2.75%) CSS
3 27 (2.32%) HTML
4 22 (1.89%) Web Services
5 18 (1.55%) jQuery
6 16 (1.38%) ASP.NET
7 11 (0.95%) LDAP
7 11 (0.95%) REST
8 9 (0.77%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (0.69%) .NET Framework
9 8 (0.69%) AngularJS
9 8 (0.69%) XML
10 7 (0.60%) SOAP
11 6 (0.52%) Ajax
11 6 (0.52%) CSS3
11 6 (0.52%) HTML5
11 6 (0.52%) Java EE
11 6 (0.52%) RESTful
12 5 (0.43%) KnockoutJS
12 5 (0.43%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 64 (5.50%) Analytical Skills
2 63 (5.42%) Management Information System
3 48 (4.13%) Data Centre
4 31 (2.67%) iPhone
5 28 (2.41%) Driving Licence
6 20 (1.72%) Hybrid Cloud
7 16 (1.38%) Computer Science
7 16 (1.38%) User Experience
8 14 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
9 11 (0.95%) PKI
9 11 (0.95%) Private Cloud
10 10 (0.86%) PDA
10 10 (0.86%) Virtual Team
11 9 (0.77%) Clustering
11 9 (0.77%) Public Cloud
11 9 (0.77%) Replication
12 7 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (0.60%) Life Science
12 7 (0.60%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (0.52%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 866 (74.46%) Windows
2 527 (45.31%) Windows Server
3 309 (26.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 245 (21.07%) Windows 10
5 243 (20.89%) Windows 7
6 222 (19.09%) Windows Server 2008
7 129 (11.09%) Windows 8
8 74 (6.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 66 (5.67%) Linux
10 32 (2.75%) Mac OS X
11 24 (2.06%) Windows XP
12 21 (1.81%) Android
13 12 (1.03%) Apple iOS
14 11 (0.95%) Unix
15 8 (0.69%) Mac OS
15 8 (0.69%) Ubuntu
16 7 (0.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (0.60%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.26%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (24.68%) ITIL
2 91 (7.82%) Disaster Recovery
3 79 (6.79%) Migration
4 72 (6.19%) CRM
5 65 (5.59%) Project Management
6 58 (4.99%) Service Management
7 57 (4.90%) Presales
8 51 (4.39%) Problem Management
9 50 (4.30%) Mentoring
10 41 (3.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 39 (3.35%) Incident Management
12 36 (3.10%) Time Management
13 34 (2.92%) Agile Software Development
14 28 (2.41%) Infrastructure Management
14 28 (2.41%) Stakeholder Management
15 27 (2.32%) Service Delivery
16 26 (2.24%) IT Governance
16 26 (2.24%) Line Management
16 26 (2.24%) PRINCE2
17 24 (2.06%) Application Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 159 (13.67%) SQL
2 114 (9.80%) PowerShell
3 45 (3.87%) JavaScript
4 33 (2.84%) C#
5 12 (1.03%) VB
6 8 (0.69%) Java
7 6 (0.52%) C
7 6 (0.52%) Python
8 5 (0.43%) TypeScript
9 3 (0.26%) PHP
9 3 (0.26%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.17%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.17%) VBScript
11 1 (0.086%) Perl
11 1 (0.086%) Scala
11 1 (0.086%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 172 (14.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 106 (9.11%) MCSE
3 60 (5.16%) Degree
4 51 (4.39%) MCSA
5 41 (3.53%) ITIL Certification
6 40 (3.44%) MCP
7 29 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (2.49%) Security Cleared
8 28 (2.41%) Citrix Certification
9 27 (2.32%) CCNA
9 27 (2.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 22 (1.89%) A+ Certification
11 16 (1.38%) CCA
12 15 (1.29%) SC Cleared
13 12 (1.03%) MCITP
14 8 (0.69%) DBS Check
14 8 (0.69%) MCTS
14 8 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 6 (0.52%) CISSP
16 5 (0.43%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (9.89%) SLA
2 18 (1.55%) QA
3 8 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.69%) PMO
4 4 (0.34%) GDPR
5 3 (0.26%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 2 (0.17%) P3O
6 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.086%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.086%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 738 (63.46%) Active Directory
2 299 (25.71%) Hyper-V
3 275 (23.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 82 (7.05%) vSphere
5 69 (5.93%) XenApp
6 36 (3.10%) XenDesktop
7 34 (2.92%) VirtualBox
8 18 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
9 17 (1.46%) Microsoft App-V
10 14 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
11 12 (1.03%) Virtual Servers
12 11 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
13 9 (0.77%) Terminal Services
14 8 (0.69%) pfSense
14 8 (0.69%) vCloud
15 6 (0.52%) KVM
15 6 (0.52%) NFS
15 6 (0.52%) oVirt
15 6 (0.52%) Samba
16 5 (0.43%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 170 (14.62%) SCCM
2 53 (4.56%) SCOM
3 19 (1.63%) Microsoft Intune
4 18 (1.55%) WSUS
5 17 (1.46%) Backup Exec
6 13 (1.12%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 11 (0.95%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (0.60%) AirWatch
8 7 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 7 (0.60%) FortiGate
9 6 (0.52%) Bacula
10 5 (0.43%) NetBackup
10 5 (0.43%) OPNET
10 5 (0.43%) vCenter Server
10 5 (0.43%) vRealize
11 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 4 (0.34%) Puppet
12 3 (0.26%) Cisco CUCM
12 3 (0.26%) CSIRT
12 3 (0.26%) Terraform
Vendors
1 734 (63.11%) Microsoft
2 426 (36.63%) VMware
3 235 (20.21%) Citrix
4 180 (15.48%) Cisco
5 80 (6.88%) Apple
6 65 (5.59%) HP
7 45 (3.87%) Dell
8 40 (3.44%) Google
9 23 (1.98%) NetApp
10 19 (1.63%) Sophos
11 18 (1.55%) Symantec
12 16 (1.38%) EqualLogic
12 16 (1.38%) Oracle
13 14 (1.20%) Meraki
13 14 (1.20%) Veeam
14 12 (1.03%) Avaya
14 12 (1.03%) McAfee
15 11 (0.95%) SolarWinds
16 10 (0.86%) Palo Alto
16 10 (0.86%) Red Hat